Free Admission
Open Daily 10am to 5pm

Explore our new Museum Hunts!

Can you solve our new Museum Hunts? Join us as we go plane spotting at the Air Force Museum!

The Tour

Take our free half-hour guided tour to learn more about the Museum’s work ‘behind the scenes’ and discover our reserve collection.

Holiday Programmes

Embark on your next adventure!

Helicopter Rescue Party

Check out our latest birthday party option, complete with a pretend flight and rescue mission in a real Iroquois helicopter!

A perfect way for your little hero to celebrate with friends.

Plan Your Visit

Information about opening hours, admission, how to get here and parking.

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Open Cockpit

Don’t miss the unique opportunity to climb into the cockpit of three different aircraft from our collection.

Anne Frank. Image courtesy of photo collection of the Anne Frank Stichting (Amsterdam).
Anne Frank: Let me be myself – Travelling Exhibition

Discover Anne Frank’s story in this new exhibition on display from 28 July – 21 September 2018.

D.J Scott Photograph

Read our latest blog articles to learn more about what’s going on at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand.

Collections & Research

The Air Force Museum of New Zealand holds the national collection of the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF).


We offer a broad range of education programmes, all closely linked to and designed for the New Zealand School Curriculum.


Explore our aircraft and learn about New Zealand’s aviation history.

Museum Shop

We have a great range of aviation-themed gifts and souvenirs.

Your support helps continue to preserve and share New Zealand’s military aviation history.


Open daily from 10am to 5pm (except Christmas Day)
Entry to the Museum is free, donations are appreciated.

45 Harvard Ave, Wigram, Christchurch | 03 343 9532

We welcome visitors of all abilities